On Monday, May 4, 2015 just after 8:30 am hours, the Charlestown Police and NH State Police responded to 437 River Road (Route 12A), Charlestown for a report of a burglary, in which a 60 year old woman was found tied up in her basement in critical condition due to an existing medical condition. The victim was taken to Valley Regional Hospital where she remains in stable condition.
Based on the initial investigation, Sunday, May 3rd at approximately 1050 pm, it appears that two male subjects surpised the victim inside her residence when she let her dog out. She fought with the two males who over powered her, bound her and left her in the basement, where she was discovered 9 hours later by a contractor doing work on the home. Taken during the the robbery were several items of jewelry, as well as several gold and silver coins and bars.
The suspects are believed to be white males , possibly in the their twenties or early thirties. Attached are photographs taken from the video surveillance at the victim’s home.
Anyone with any information is urged to call the New Hampshire State Police – Troop C: Tr Aaron Gillis or Sgt. Shawn Skahan, 603-223-8494